Reported by Malay Ray
Rourkela, May 27:
Police today arrested a man for killing his wife at Sardar basti on Malgodown Road under Uditnagar police station in Rourkela in Odisha’s Sundargarh district.
According to police, the accused, identified as Sudama Singh (54), had a quarrel with his wife Rupa Singh on Tuesday afternoon. Later, he severely thrashed her with a stick killing her on the spot.
Following information, Udit Nagar police rushed to the spot and seized the body.
Police later arrested Sudama this morning.
Talking to OST, IIC of Udit Nagar police station SN Muduli said the accused had married two women who had deserted him as they could not tolerate his physical torture.
“The accused would be forwarded to the court tomorrow”, he said.